Tent Camping Checklist

We've created a personal checklist so that you don't forget anything! Please consult and use this as a guide for preparing your trip. This checklist covers general items and some items may be shared, so please coordinate with other campers for shared items.

  1. Tent (shared)
  2. Sleeping bag and pillow
  3. Sleeping pad or air mattress
  4. Mess kit (plate, bowl, cup and utensils)
  5. Water bottle 
  6. Camp chair 
  7. Cooler for your drinks (optional/shared)
  8. Personal snacks (optional)
  9. Headlamp, portable lantern, or flashlight and extra batteries
  10. Sunscreen
  11. Insect repellent
  12. Personal hygiene items (toothbrush, toothpaste, hand sanitizer, wet wipes, etc.)
  13. Clothing appropriate for the weather (including rain gear, and warm clothes)
  14. Swimwear
  15. Footwear suitable for hiking
  16. Hat, sunglasses, and lip balm
  17. 20$ Cash for Poutine/Ice cream on the way back
  18. Credit card and ID